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Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Social media now offers the opportunity to reach huge audiences around the globe, but how can publishers effectively harness these new tools to achieve their own objectives? This course will help you to integrate social media into the marketing communications...

Understanding Copyright

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course provides an essential introduction to copyright law and how it is used in practice. Delegates will gain an understanding of the legal publishing landscape, and be able to make sense of their own organization’s contracts and...

Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Can you make any sense of the financial information provided to you? What do all those financial terms mean? This course provides an essential and in-depth look at finances with an overview of profitability, revenue streams and expenses. It also examines...

Licensing your Content

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Content licensing is a key component of the online scholarly publishing environment. This course provides an overview of why licensing is needed, how it works in practice, and the key issues to consider when negotiating and agreeing licenses. It aims to give...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Projects are vital for all publishing organizations to move forward and implement change. Everyone gets involved in them. They may involve developing new products, new processes and systems, adopting new technologies, reaching new markets, acquiring new business...

Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board

Event (multiple dates) - Overview One in three meetings are not nearly as productive as they could be, and only 50% of members actively contribute. Most editorial board meetings have broad agendas and try to cover everything, but very few decisions are actually made. This course will provide you...

Introduction to Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview An essential introduction to the changing and challenging role of promoting journals in today’s market, which starts by considering the context in which we are striving to get noticed, including competing with free online resources, declining academic...

Introduction to Journals Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This is an essential introductory course covering the core aspects of journals publishing for those at the beginning of their careers or new to their current role. With a focus on practical understanding, it will provide delegates with a solid foundation and the...

Introduction to People Management in Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - This course has been fully revised and updated for 2020Overview Becoming a manager can be daunting for even the most accomplished people in publishing. Fortunately, management is a skill like any other that can be learnt and developed through self-awareness and practice....

Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact - NEW Online Training

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this online training is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Metrics and impact measurement...